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Compassionate Travel Writing

Posted by on May 18, 2010 in Feature, Philosophy, Travel Life, Travel Writing | 0 comments

This morning I listened to a story about my grand parents. My grandfather was a field working lugging sacks of potatoes for 12-hours a day...

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Visiting an Islamic Country

Posted by on May 14, 2010 in Feature, Philosophy, Stories, Travel Life | 7 comments

I was recently compiling some notes about a story that focused on religious differences for international travelers. Specifically, I...

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Hamster Made Love to a Pig

Posted by on Apr 27, 2010 in Editing, Philosophy, Travel Life | 2 comments

I remember how happy I had felt when I plunked down my rucksack and announced I was a visiting writer to the lady at the check-in counter...

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The Writer’s Bill of Rights

Posted by on Apr 6, 2010 in Feature, Philosophy, Travel Life, Writing | 8 comments

Over the last week I have been writing and thinking about how to promote creativity and inspiration. I started by quoting Chick Corea and...

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What are You Reading? 3/31

Posted by on Mar 31, 2010 in Philosophy, Travel Life, What are you reading?, Write | 14 comments

The first creative writing class I took when I was an adult was at the local community college. It was a great class. The teacher had bushy...

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At the CA Writer’s Coalition

Posted by on Mar 15, 2010 in Feature, Philosophy, Travel Life | 0 comments

I stood in front of St. Patrick’s Day decorations and behind a small découpage podium with four cue cards, which I really did not...

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